Taught course

Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

University of Bolton · Faculty of Advanced Engineering and Sciences
MSc Dual awardMSc

Entry requirements

Normally, you should have at least a lower second class honours degree (2.2) in an engineering-related subject. Your application will also be considered if you have alternative equivalent qualifications with extensive relevant work experience.

Students holding overseas degrees are very welcome and the equivalence of their qualifications will be assessed by the University.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

This course addresses contemporary issues in engineering and engineering management. If you wish to study the systems approach to engineering management, and systems engineering applied to one of three subject areas - electronic, mechanical or mechatronic engineering - then this course will fulfill your requirements.

A special feature of the programme is a collaboration between the University of Bolton and South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences in Germany. You may opt to study the whole of your course in Bolton, for a single award, or may spend one semester of study in Germany and receive a dual award, one from each University.

The course consists of six core modules in the areas of control engineering and engineering management. In these modules you will learn to understand the theory, design and tools of expert systems and neural networks; modern control techniques; computational intelligence; entrepreneurial management processes; project management; quality control; innovation management; and research and presentation skills.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc Dual award

full time
18 months


full time
18 months
part time
36 months

Further details of qualification

You can choose to study 1 semester in Germany and achieve a dual award, one from each University or you can study At the University of Bolton and achieve a single award.

Course contact details

University of Bolton Enquiries
+44 (0)1204 903903